New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: chill · hilly · bill · dill · fill · gill · hall · hell · hilt · hull
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hill

1 noun area of elevated landcnoc masc1  c m uard masc1  c m ucnocán masc1  c m uthe house was built on a hill tógadh an teach ar ard 2 noun small mountaincnoc masc1  c m ushe was walking in the hills bhí sí ag siúl sna cnoic 3 noun slope on a roadard masc1  c m umala fem4  c m u
phrases

as old as the hills

informalshe's as old as the hills tá sí chomh sean leis na cnoic, tá sí chomh sean leis an gceo

not a hill of beans

informal it's not worth a hill of beans ní fiú tráithnín é, ní fiú faic é

over hill and dale

humorous or literary we walked there over hill and dale shiúlamar ann thar chnoic is gleannta

over the hill

informalhe's a bit over the hill tá na cúlfhiacla curtha go maith aige

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